Acetazolamide in the treatment of acute mania. A case report.

@article{Brandt1998AcetazolamideIT,
  title={Acetazolamide in the treatment of acute mania. A case report.},
  author={Christian Brandt and Heinz Grunze and Claus Normann and Joerg Walden},
  journal={Neuropsychobiology},
  year={1998},
  volume={38 3},
  pages={202-3}
}
Several antiepileptic drugs are also being used in affective disorders. There are some hints that also the carbonic anhydrase inhibitor acetazolamide might be useful in the treatment of bipolar affective disorder. We report a 39-year-old male patient with a history of bipolar affective disorder who presented with his second manic episode. Acetazolamide was… CONTINUE READING